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The Old House, Hampton Bishop

Description: The Old House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 13 October 1980
English Heritage Building ID: 154943

OS Grid Reference: SO5575637926
OS Grid Coordinates: 355756, 237926
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0380, -2.6464

Location: Whitehall Road, Hampton Bishop, County of Herefordshire HR1 4LA

Locality: Hampton Bishop
County: Herefordshire
Country: England
Postcode: HR1 4LA

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Listing Text

SO 53 NE
The Old House
(formerly listed as
13.10.80 Nos 1 & 2 The Old House)
- II
House. C15, or C16 core, extended C18 and altered mid-C19, C20 restoration.
Timber-framed earlier house with part wattle-and-daub and part brick infill,
sandstone plinth and later C18 addition, brick C19 additions, double Roman
tiles to roof with half-hip to west. L-shaped plan with former three-bay
cruck hall aligned east/west with later addition to east and later wing
extending to north at east end, former through-passage and axial chimney
to earlier wing, east lateral stack to later wing. Single storey and attic,
inserted floor to earlier wing, irregular fenestration, mainly 2-light C20
glazing bar casements, two glazing bar sash windows to gable end of north
wing, lean-to porch in angle with C20 door. Irregular two and three square
panelled framing. Interior has exposed cruck trusses in earlier wing with
central truss largely complete, smoke blackening in attic.

Listing NGR: SO5575437929

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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